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Forging freedom

the formation of Philadelphia"s Black community, 1720-1840

by Gary B. Nash

  • 298 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Philadelphia (Pa.),
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Philadelphia
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History,
    • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History,
    • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Race relations

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGary B. Nash.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF158.9.N4 N37 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 354 p. :
      Number of Pages354
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2394095M
      ISBN 100674309340
      LC Control Number87023696

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        Author Hudson Talbot had been friends with Jaap Penraat for many years when he realized that Jaap had an amazing story that needed to be told. Talbot tells this story in Forging Freedom: A True Story of Heroism during the Holocaust. The book neatly combines narrative with illustrations which should make this very readable for middle grade : Library Cat. Trained as an artist and architect, Jaap Penratt saved hundreds of Jews from arrest during the Holocaust by first forging ID cards, and eventually forging permits and exemption papers. Ultimately he created a plan to move Jews out of Amsterdam and into safety, saving more than lives.

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i thought it was a great book, and a great amount of infomation of how the jews were treated during halocost. after reading it i was amazed of how brave Jaab was and how clever he was. when my teacher told me that Jaab and Hudson were coming to my school, I was amazed/5(8).

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Forging freedom: the formation of Philadelphia's Black community, User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Nash's masterful work of historical detection and re-creation details the black struggle that made Philadelphia the urban black center of post-Revolutionary America.

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